The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 6 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 36.71% 7.22% 12.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.16% 9.33% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 7
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +49.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,900 £23,941
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,000 £33,861
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.20% 77.32% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 26
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £26,222
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Taunton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Taunton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 32 (71.11%) .NET
1 32 (71.11%) Scrum
2 29 (64.44%) Java
3 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (57.78%) C#
4 26 (57.78%) Unit Testing
5 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
7 21 (46.67%) HTML
8 20 (44.44%) SQL
8 20 (44.44%) Automated Testing
9 18 (40.00%) C++
9 18 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (35.56%) Windows
11 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 14 (31.11%) Oracle
13 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
13 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
13 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
13 13 (28.89%) System Testing
14 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
14 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
14 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
14 12 (26.67%) ETL
15 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
16 8 (17.78%) MVC
16 8 (17.78%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
2 13 (28.89%) MongoDB
2 13 (28.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Electronics
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Software Engineer
2 18 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 16 (35.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (26.67%) Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Trainee
9 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Trainee Software Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Trainee Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
4 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (15.56%) WPF
7 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.67%) XML
10 2 (4.44%) CSS
10 2 (4.44%) HTML5
10 2 (4.44%) Java SE
10 2 (4.44%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 1 (2.22%) jQuery
11 1 (2.22%) RESTful
11 1 (2.22%) WCF
11 1 (2.22%) Web Services
11 1 (2.22%) WinForms
11 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) RIA
2 1 (2.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Scrum
2 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) Unit Testing
4 20 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 18 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (28.89%) System Testing
7 12 (26.67%) ETL
7 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.78%) MVC
8 8 (17.78%) OO
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
10 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
11 3 (6.67%) TDD
12 2 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (4.44%) OOD
12 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
4 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 18 (40.00%) C++
6 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) C
7 2 (4.44%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
8 1 (2.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) MCSD
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
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